MILW 4-6-4 #144 - Milwaukee Road  Contributor's Pick!       
Long before an SD40-2 carried the number 144, this 1930 Baldwin built Baltic (Milwaukee's name for the Hudson-type locomotive) proudly wore the number. Here the Hudson is on a passenger run near Chicago, IL. Specifics - F6 class, original #6416 but renumbered in 1938, 79" drivers, 225 psi boiler pressure, 26x28" cylinders, engine weight of 375,850 lb, tractive effort of 45,820 lb, retired 12/1954. No photographer listed.
Date: 9/7/1953 Location: Deerfield, IL   Map Show Deerfield on a rail map Views: 558 Collection Of:   Gary Everhart
Locomotives: MILW 144(4-6-4)    Author:  Gary Everhart
MILW 4-6-4 #144 - Milwaukee Road
Picture Categories: Roster,Steam,Passenger,Action This picture is part of album:  Milwaukee Road 4-6-4 Baltics
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Stu Nicholson General I wonder what that pipe is above the headlight? 3/26/2015 3:48:10 PM

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